Press Releases

  • USCF Advisers launches Stock Split Index Fund (TOFR)

    September 16 2014 12:37 PM ET

    OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USCF Advisers announced the listing of a new exchange traded fund, the "Stock Split Index Fund" today, on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

  • New "Mexico Libre" Cocktail Created for September 16th Mexico's Independence Day by LA Mixologist John A. Maraffi

    September 16 2014 12:36 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Los Angles bartender and mixologist has honored the Mexican fight for freedom on Mexico's Independence Day celebrated today by creating a brand-new drink called "Mexico Libre," not to be confused with the infamous "Cuba Libre."

    The concoction commemorates the embraced official day of The Mexican Independence when 80 pro-independence fighters were released from jail.  Each year on September 15 at 11:00 PM, as the bells of the churches ring out in Mexico, the President repeats a shout of patriotism: "a Grito Mexicano."

  • Peace Of Mind At Fairfield Inn & Suites

    September 16 2014 12:36 PM ET

    BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Life on the road can throw travelers unexpected surprises. While travel should always have an element of adventure, a guarantee that one aspect of a trip will always go right offers invaluable peace of mind. Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott introduces today its promise to always make it right for guests with the new Fairfield 100% GuaranteeSM.

  • Denovo Biopharma Acquires Late-Stage Oncology Drug From lilly For Development As A Personalized Medicine

    September 16 2014 12:34 PM ET

    SAN DIEGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Denovo Biopharma, LLC, today announced that it has acquired enzastaurin, a late-stage oncology drug, from Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY). Denovo gains all rights to develop, manufacture and commercialize enzastaurin globally, including transfer of all intellectual property and other rights, data, and information.

  • FRC Calls on Senate to Pass No Taxpayer Funding of Abortion Act, Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act

    September 16 2014 12:34 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report confirming what the Family Research Council (FRC) has been saying all along:  The Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly known as Obamacare, subsidizes elective abortion with taxpayer funds and lacks transparency in its abortion coverage.

    Over the past several months, FRC has been examining abortion coverage on the state exchanges in an effort to continue the push for transparency in abortion coverage in Obamacare health plans.

  • Fall in New Braunfels, Texas, is Wurstfest, a 10-day celebration of sausage, and music, music, music

    September 16 2014 12:34 PM ET

    NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voted a Top Ten travel destination by Texas Highways, New Braunfels is packed with festivals, outdoor recreation, and music, music, music through fall.

  • Pasadena Invisalign Provider, Dr. Marine Martirosyan, Now Provides Invisalign Treatments for Teens

    September 16 2014 12:34 PM ET

    PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pasadena Invisalign provider, Dr. Marine Martirosyan, now offers Invisalign Teen, an orthodontic treatment that is designed just for teens. According to research, healthy dental habits start early, but orthodontic problems can interfere with dental hygiene and cause abnormal stress on both teeth and jaw joints.

  • FDA Approves MOVANTIK™ (naloxegol) Tablets For The Treatment Of Opioid-Induced Constipation In Adult Patients With Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

    September 16 2014 12:32 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) reported today that partner AstraZeneca today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved MOVANTIK™ (naloxegol) tablets as the first once-daily oral peripherally-acting mu-opioid receptor antagonist (PAMORA) medication for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC), in adult patients with chronic, non-cancer pain.

  • AJC Applauds EU-Ukraine Association Agreement

    September 16 2014 12:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC applauds the simultaneous ratification by the European and Ukrainian Parliaments today of an association agreement that will bring Ukraine economically closer to the West and could set the stage for eventual EU membership.

  • IBM Introduces Powerful Analytics for Everyone

    September 16 2014 12:31 PM ET

    ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Making its biggest announcement in a decade as leader in analytics, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced Watson Analytics, a breakthrough natural language-based cognitive service that can provide instant access to powerful predictive and visual analytic tools for businesses. According to analysts, only a small fraction of business people use powerful analytics tools as part of their decision making today[1].

  • Stillhouse celebrates its 1 Year Anniversary & National Cheeseburger Day

    September 16 2014 12:31 PM ET

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  • Show Us Your Taters!

    September 16 2014 12:30 PM ET

    DENVER, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A #TopTater worthy dish is not your average baked potato or ho-hum casserole. It's delicious. It's memorable. It's different. It's a potato dish that makes you go "yum!" And ultimately, it's a potato-centric moment that could earn you the chance to win the $100 prize that the United States Potato Board (USPB) is giving away every week.

  • Car Security Systems Market worth $11.5 Billion by 2019

    September 16 2014 12:30 PM ET

    DALLAS, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

  • NACR Announces Free Activities to Promote Healthy Business Communications

    September 16 2014 12:30 PM ET

    EAGAN, Minn., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Communications technology integration expert NACR is pleased to announce Wellness Week, a series of free activities to be held October 6-10, 2014, and designed to help customers and prospects learn how they can improve and maintain the health of their businesses.

  • Child Poverty Drops for First Time Since 2000

    September 16 2014 12:29 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Census Bureau data released today reveal 45.3 million poor people in America in 2013, 1 in 3 are children. For yet another year children remain the poorest age group in the country although the percentage of poor children dropped significantly for the first time since 2000, from 21.8 percent (16.1 million) in 2012 to 19.9 percent (14.7 million) in 2013. Although 1.5 million fewer children were poor in 2013, there were still 1.3 million more poor children than before the recession began in 2007.

  • Solid Interactive Ranks No. 1801 on the 2014 Inc. 5000

    September 16 2014 12:28 PM ET

    CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Inc. magazine today ranked Solid Interactive NO. 1801  on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino's Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc.

  • ComForcare Senior Services To Host Free Informative Seminar For Families Dealing With Dementia

    September 16 2014 12:23 PM ET

  • Daily News' Innovation Lab Launches "Conversations" Event Series

    September 16 2014 12:23 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Daily News' Innovation Lab, with a mission to transform media together, announced the launch of its Conversations event series, focusing on key trends and innovations in publishing and new media. The kick-off event, "The New News Organization," exploring the wave of new digital outlets shaping media today, will take place Wednesday, October 15 at the Microsoft Technology Center in New York.

  • Bloomer Plastics Adds Industry Veteran To Management Team

    September 16 2014 12:23 PM ET

    BLOOMER, Wis., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloomer Plastics, Inc., a leading producer of custom engineered cast embossed films for the industrial, medical and packaging markets, today announced the addition of Terrance Smith to its executive team as Vice President of Operations.

  • New Research Shows Restaurants Practice Sustainability

    September 16 2014 12:20 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Restaurant Association today unveiled new research that shows a substantial number of operators are implementing sustainability best practices into their businesses.